Marella Cruises is the new name for Thomson Cruises as part of their rebrand from Thomson to Tui.
With Marella Cruises, wherever in the world you go, you’ll notice a high level of service and many repeat passengers.
Tips and service charges are all included the in the price with pricing in GBP £’s, so there is no need to worry about exchange rates while onboard, saving your holiday currency for when you get off the ship.
With three restaurants to choose from and no dress code to worry about, the flexible dining options allow you to go at your own pace with either a self-serve buffet, main restaurant with waiter service or treat yourself to the à la carte restaurant (cover charge applies).
Award-winning entertainment, is the hallmark of a Marella Cruise – from sail-away deck parties to live music, cabaret and productions that will make you feel like you’re in the West End.
But the thing we really pride ourselves on is our outstanding service while on board
Thomson Celebration is one of the smaller ships in the fleet, which makes it really friendly. Refurbished in 2012, with comfortable cabins and contemporary furnishings in all the public areas. And in 2013, a premium coffee shop ‘The Coffee Port’ was added. Plus, 20 balconies were added to deck 9 cabins and 5 new Deluxe Balcony cabins were built on deck 5.
Marella Celebration Ship Stats:
Built: 1984 – Refurbished 2012
Tonnage/Size: 33,930 – Small/Medium
Total Passengers: 1264
Total Crew: 520
Length: 214.7 m (704.2 ft)
Beam: 27.2 m (89.4 ft)
Speed: 18 knots
Former Names: Noordam
Fellow Passengers: Mainly British, often repeat customers.
Currency: £ GBP
Tipping: Included in your cruise fare.
Facilities aboard Marella Celebration include:
Terrace Grill (daytime and evening – with cover charge)
The Meridian Restaurant (open seating with waiter service)
Lido Restaurant (indoor/outdoor self service)
Korla La Restaurant (Asian)
Mistral’s Restaurant (à la carte – with cover charge).
Broadway Show Lounge
Broadway Show Lounge Bar